Fincantieri - Cantieri Navali Italiani SpA is the largest Italian shipbuilding company.


Fincantieri was founded in 1959 as a state-owned holding, which included eight companies that dealt with shipbuilding, ship repair and construction of marine engines. 1984, this company and the parent holding company were converted into a single shipbuilding company that carries on the traditions of the old Italian shipyards. The company's headquarters is now in Trieste.


Fincantieri has succeeded in recent years to meet the many, especially East Asian low-cost carriers on the market by focusing on the great quality cruise ship segment. In this area there is a world market leader. The company is divided into five divisions:

  • Cruise Ships: shipyards in Monfalcone (45 ° 47 ' 47 " N, 13 ° 32' 29" O45.79646513.5414190 ), Marghera (Venice) and Sestri Ponente (Genoa )
  • Transportation and other commercial vessels: shipyards in Ancona, Castellammare di Stabia (Naples) and Palermo
  • Mega Yachts: shipyard in Muggiano (La Spezia)
  • Warships: shipyards in Riva Trigoso (Genoa ) and Muggiano (La Spezia)
  • Repair and remodeling: shipyard in Palermo, dock in Trieste and Muggiano (La Spezia)

The main subsidiaries are Orizzonte Sistemi Navali SpA, Isotta Fraschini Motori SpA, Fincantieri Marine Systems North America, Fincantieri Marine Group ( including Marinette Marine) and Cetena.

Built ships (selection)

The following list gives an overview of the ships that came in Fincantieri. The data describe the ships at the time of delivery. Later alterations and changes in the name or the owner are not considered.


Shipyard in Ancona

Shipyard in Palermo